The servicing of gas boilers, fires and water heaters ensures that they function safely & efficiently. By having an annual service carried out by Gasco on your gas appliances means you are minimising the risk of a potentially expensive system failure.
Regular servicing of gas appliances may also save you money! Ensuring that the major components are functioning correctly will maximise efficiency by reducing gas consumption.
You are also minimising the risks of carbon monoxide poisoning by regularly having Gasco service your gas appliances. Carbon monoxide is a colourless, odourless, tasteless, toxic gas that is produced by the incomplete combustion of gas & other fossil fuels. Carrying out specific tests on the appliance flue system during a service can highlight any potential faults that could result in carbon monoxide leaking into your home.
Q: How often should I have my boiler serviced?
A: Appliance manufacturers usually recommend that your boiler is serviced once every twelve
Q: What gas appliances do Gasco service?
A: Gasco carry out servicing on boilers, gas fires, water heaters, wall heaters & cookers.
Q: Does Gasco service LPG appliances?
A: Yes. Gasco engineers are also qualified to service & maintain domestic LPG appliances.
Q: Does Gasco service only domestic gas appliances?
A: Yes. So long as your appliance is rated as domestic & not commercial, Gasco can
perform a service.
Q: What does a service involve?
A: The appliance will be checked for safe & correct installation that must conform to latest
Industry standards. The major components of the appliances will be removed where possible,
cleaned & replaced. Gas operating pressures are checked to ensure correct combustion (this
will also ensure that your gas appliance is operating as efficiently as possible). The flue
system is also inspected for any obvious defects that may prevent the appliance from
exhausting potentially harmful fumes.
Q: Does Gasco service condensing boilers?
A: Yes. Because Gasco engineers regularly attend industry training courses, we remain fully up
to date with the servicing requirements of condensing boilers. By using the latest in flue gas
analyser technology, Gasco engineers are able to follow manufacturer’s servicing guides to
ensure your boiler in safe & performing as efficiently as possible.
Q: Does Gasco use their own engineers for servicing?
A: Yes, all Gasco engineers are qualified to latest industry standards & will carry out the servicing
of your gas appliance(s).
Q: How do I book my boiler service?
A: You can book your service by calling Gasco’s office on 01746 762000 & select option one.
Here, you will speak to one of our office staff who will arrange a visit by an engineer.
Q: Can I designate a specific time for my service?
A: Because each service visit may differ in duration, coupled with unknown traffic conditions,
Gasco are unable to offer specific time slots on the day of your service. However, you can
choose to book an AM call between 08:30am & 12:00 noon, or a PM call between 12:00 noon
& 5:00pm. If you provide a telephone number, Gasco are happy to call you prior to the
Q: How can I pay for the servicing of my gas appliances?
A: Gasco engineers will carry a copy of your invoice. You can either pay there & then by cheque,
Or you call the office on 01746 762000, select option four & pay by credit or debit card.